The Dallas Museum of ARt had some really cool programs for art experiences, as well as a traveling Docent Program, called "Drop - In Art" and "Go Van Gogh" (Complete with painted van) respectively. I haven't lived there for a couple of years, so don't know what's happening these days, but their outreach program was great!
From: Judy Decker [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Friday, May 02, 2003 3:55 PM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: Bay Area Discovery Museum - any ideas?
Dear Art Educators,
I heard from Karen Hampton, Creative Arts Specialist at the Bay Area
I would like to see this thread grow. Do you have any ideas for her?
Especially relating Art to Science?
I know everyone is SWAMPED right now - so maybe hold on to this email for
when you have more time.
Thanks in advance for any input (post ideas to the list) - Karen is on my
list of "experts" now.
> I am the Creative Arts Specialist at the Bay Area Discovery Museum and l
> run an art room with between 350-2000 visitors a day for a non-facilated
> art experience and we will be adding a second art room after Christmas.
> We are a 15 year old Art/Science museum for 0-10 year olds located in
> Sausalito, California. My current responsibilities include designing
program for the next year.
> I would appreciate any thoughts or input you might have.
> Karen Hampton
> Creative Arts Specialist
> Bay Area Discovery Museum